Mummies

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910208]

For around the modem-day equivalent of E9,000, many rich Ancient Egyptians had their internal organs removed after death and their cadavers immersed in salt for 80 days prior to embalming. But how and why was this done?

Egyptologists explain, and talk about their fascination with exhumed bodies.

Producer Fergus Keeling

Contributors

Producer: Fergus Keeling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910208]

Producer: Fergus Keeling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910915]

Many rich Ancient

Egyptians were eviscerated and their cadavers immersed in salt prior to embalming. But how and why was this done?

Egyptologists talk about their fascination with exhumed bodies.

Producer Fergus Keeling

Contributors

Producer: Fergus Keeling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910915]